Turkey orders dozens of arrests including opposition mayor

Warrants relate to 2014 protests in Turkey sparked by the seizure of mainly Kurdish Syrian town of Kobane by ISIL.

Authorities in Turkey have issued arrest warrants for 82 people, including an opposition party mayor, over protests six years ago.


The warrants relate to October 2014 protests in Turkey sparked by the seizure of the mainly Kurdish Syrian town of Kobane by the ISIL (or ISIS) armed group.


Ankara accused...